How do I re-create a show file from my Display machine?

If you, for some reason, have lost your show file on your production computer it is possible to rebuild it from the files on your display machine.


  1. Go to the display computer, find the folder where WATCHOUT is installed, and in that folder you will find a folder named "Shows".
  2. In the Shows folder, you will find more folders, each with the name of a stored show. Open the folder for the show you wish to recover.
  3. There, you will find a file named   Spec. Copy the Spec file to use for the recovery process.
  4. Rename the Spec file DFC_Data (no file extension)
  5. Zip the file
  6. Rename the resulting Zip file to


Last Updated: 5 jun 2019 08:49